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Trump Rips Sessions: 'I Don't Have an Attorney General'

Trump Rips Sessions: 'I Don't Have an Attorney General'

By Jonathan Lemire | Sep 19
President Donald Trump escalated his attacks on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, saying, "I don't have an attorney general."

Trump Says 'Hard to Imagine' Kavanaugh Assaulted Woman

Trump Says 'Hard to Imagine' Kavanaugh Assaulted Woman

By Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 19
Amid uncertainty over Kavanaugh's fate and even whether next Monday's scheduled hearing would occur, Trump cast fresh doubt on whether the alleged 1980s attack even happened.

GOP Frets about Prospects for Picking Up Indiana Senate Seat

GOP Frets about Prospects for Picking Up Indiana Senate Seat

By Brian Slodysko | Sep 19
Mike Braun, the Republican candidate for a crucial Senate seat in Indiana, often refers to his rival, Sen. Joe Donnelly, as "Sleepin' Joe" and has vowed to wake the vulnerable Democrat from his "siesta" on Election Day.

Trump: Declassified Russia Probe Papers Expose 'Bad Things'

Trump: Declassified Russia Probe Papers Expose 'Bad Things'

By Eric Tucker and Chad Day | Sep 19
President Donald Trump is flexing his executive power to declassify secret documents in the Russia investigation, an extraordinary move he says will ensure that "really bad things" at the FBI are exposed.

Kavanaugh's Accuser Wants FBI To Investigate Before Hearing

Kavanaugh's Accuser Wants FBI To Investigate Before Hearing

By Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 19
Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her allegation that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before she testifies at a Senate Judiciary Committee.

Showdown Hearing Not Yet Set: Dems, GOP Arguing on Witnesses

Showdown Hearing Not Yet Set: Dems, GOP Arguing on Witnesses

By Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 18
Wrestling for advantage, Democratic and Republican senators argued Tuesday over who could, should or would testify at next Monday's hearing with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accuses him of a sexual assault.

Trump: Declassified Russia Probe Papers Expose 'Bad Things'

Trump: Declassified Russia Probe Papers Expose 'Bad Things'

By Chad Day | Sep 18
President Donald Trump declassified a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation, including a portion of a secret surveillance warrant application and former FBI Director James Comey's text messages.

DeVos Play Not Meant as 'Cartoon or Lampoon,' Producer Says

DeVos Play Not Meant as 'Cartoon or Lampoon,' Producer Says

By Maria Danilova | Sep 18
Guns in schools to protect students from grizzly bears? Betsy DeVos endured yet another rocky confirmation hearing in the Senate to become education secretary - this time on a theater stage.

Echoes Of Anita Hill in #Metoo Allegation Against Kavanaugh

Echoes Of Anita Hill in #Metoo Allegation Against Kavanaugh

By Mark Sherman | Sep 18
The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall Anita Hill's accusations against Clarence Thomas in 1991, but there are important differences as well as cautions for senators considering how to deal with the charges.

Showdown Between Kavanaugh, Accuser Scheduled for Next Week

Showdown Between Kavanaugh, Accuser Scheduled for Next Week

By Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro | Sep 18
Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when were high schoolers.

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